19 March 2009
AN AUSTRIAN COLD-PAINTED BRONZE TABLE-LAMP
BY FRANZ BERGMAN, VIENNA, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
The reverse stamped GESCHUTZ and with the Bergman foundry seal
14 in. (35.5 cm.) high
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A directly comparable table lamp by Bergman, modelled instead with a coffee drinker to the interior, sold Christie's New York, 25 October 2006, lot 71 ($42,000).
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